Detail

Title ID 7654Collection ID1003
Title[Cricket Match]
Date[ca. 1950s]
CollectionChilvers Family [?]
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionAlbum/Journal
ThemeLeisure
KeywordsBuildings Communities Men Sport
Location
LocalHurstpierpoint [?]
RegionalWest Sussex
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionMr. Chilvers [?]
CameraMr. Chilvers [?]
FormatBlack & White Silent
Duration1 min. 33 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

A film showing cricketers at play during a match as documented by an amateur film-maker in the 1950s.

Description

This film shows scenes from a cricket match in progress. The cricketers walk together as a group on to the field of play, all dressed in white trousers, shirts and caps. The score is seen on the pavilion board. Individual team members walk off the green, as they are called out. Footage of the game is inter-cut with views of the scoreboard.